We take a look back at the highlights and lowlights of a long campaign season as election 2016 ultimately heads into the homestretch
Less than 100 days ago, Barack Obama was able to joke at a dinner with Washingtons elite that the 2016 presidential election risked the end of the republic. Everyone laughed.
With exactly 100 days to go until what Hillary Clinton now calls a moment of reckoning on 8 November, neither Democrats nor Republicans are smiling any more.
The rise and rise of Donald Trump has crept up on a world distracted by a host of challenges: seemingly interminable terrorist slaughter, Zika and Brexit have numbed many. But the notion that we could all wake up on 9 November to a gameshow host measuring new gold draperies for the Oval Office still has the power to shock.
Normal rules indicate Trump cant win in November. But 2016 is not normal. Here, with emojis, are 100 reasons why.
1 Number of times a woman has been the presidential nominee of the Republicans or Democrats.
2 Number of times Hillary Clinton has for president.
3 Number of days Donald Trump set a on it and the number of proposal endeavors needed before Hillary said to Bill.
4 Number of periods Donald Trumps industries have for insolvency.
5 Number of ingredients in Jeb Bushs famous Sunday Funday guacamole recipe avocados, cilantro, onion, jalapeo, garlic which you could induce in Bushs official merchandise Guaca Bowles, once flogged at his online store for $75.
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